Explore the landscapes of Skåne, Sweden: from its beech forests to its meadows

Sweden’s southernmost province is a natural playground. From hiking long-distance trails to kayaking in the Baltic Sea and joining forest-bathing retreats, outdoor adventures abound in this untamed region.

Monday, April 6, 2020
Nature of Skåne
Nature of Skåne

Home to 249 miles of coastline, more than 100 lakes, two meandering rivers and rocky peninsulas, Skåne is a patchwork of dramatic landscapes. The region’s slow pace of life, abundance of outdoor activities and respect for the environment — it has one of the largest areas of protected woodland in Northern Europe — make it a haven for anyone looking to reconnect with nature. Practise yoga in a quiet forest, cycle along picturesque trails stretching for hundreds of miles, or go rock climbing by the sea. Whether you just want to relax or try your hand at high-octane activities, you’ll be spoilt for choice

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